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The Owl's Head Park is a beautiful grassy expanse with good facilities for the visitors. It features a skating space, basketball courts, spray pool and lush greenery. You don't have to leave your furry friend behind as this park is pet friendly and houses a dog run space, too.
The Ninth Avenue Station is a bi-level station of the New York City Subway in Brooklyn. Consisting of a two platforms with three tracks, the upper level is the only one still in use. The lower one occasionally serves as a filming point where various films are shot. Built in 1916, it is on the National Register of Historic Places.
Temple Beth El of Borough Park is located at Brooklyn, New York, New York. This historic synagogue was built between the years 1920 C.E and 1923 C.E. This three story building is now known as Young Israel Beth El of Borough Park. The synagogue has Moorish and Egyptian styles of architecture. It was added to the National Registrar of Historic Places on April 27, 2010.
The Eighteenth Avenue Armory is a monumental National Guard Armory building. Also famously referred as the 14th Regiment Armory and the Park Slope Armory, it is precisely located in the South Slope vicinity of Brooklyn. Designed and structured in 1893, it is a brick and stone castle-like structure. The design speaks for the reminiscent of medieval military structures of Europe. It comprises of a two story, flat roofed administration building coupled with a one and a half story, barrel vaulted drill shed, encompassing 70,000 square foot (6500 square meters). It is listed on the National Register of Historic Places.
Fourth Avenue Station had is a New York City Subway station located at the intersection of Ninth Street and Fourth Avenue in Park Slope, Brooklyn. The station has four tracks and two side platforms. This station had opened on October 7, 1933 and was added to the National Registrar of Historic Places on July 6, 2005.
Park Slope Jewish Center is an egalitarian Conservative synagogue in Brooklyn, New York City. The synagogue was built in 1925 as the orthodox Congregation B'nai Jacob. The building is a two-and-half story structure and has Romanesque and Baroque styles design elements. It also has the Star of David on its exterior masonry and a domed skylight. It got added to the National Register of Historic Places on January 11, 2002.
To view some of the finest mansions in New York City, a visit to the Park Slope Historic District is a must. Filled with gorgeous row houses with traditional Romanesque arches, beautiful mansions complete with Venetian style balconies and even a few historic religious buildings, the Park Slope Historic District is an architecture lover’s dream come true. The Park Slope Historic District was included on the National Register of Historic Places in 1980.
The St. Paul's Episcopal Church is a historic church located in Brooklyn, New York. Built in 1867, this church was designed by famed architecture firm Richard Upjohn & Son. This High Victorian Gothic building features stone exteriors, rose windows and beautiful stained glass windows, in addition to arched entrance ways and steep gabled roofs. The church was added to the National Register of Historic Places in 1989.
The Ocean Parkway Jewish Center is a historic three-story structure consisting of a basement and an attic as well. This synagogue is a Neoclassical building with three arches at the entrances. Built in 1924, it is on the National Register of Historic Places.
Designed by George L. Morse, this building is beautifully designed with stained glass windows and the interiors are extremely artistic and visually appealing. At this church you can also find an original pipe organ which is quite a rarity these days. The mission of the community besides worship is also to offer sanctuary to anyone seeking spirituality and hope. Join their many organizations and groups which focus on growth and enrichment.
Part of the Berkeley Carroll School, the Berkeley Carroll Athletic Center is an ideal establishment for sporty recreation and athletics. The center is a perfect professional set-up for people of all ages to get the athlete in them up and running. With a basketball court, equipped gymnasium and weight room there is everything you will need for a healthy workout. After getting your adrenaline rush by scoring baskets or pumping iron, you can cool off in their huge four lane swimming pool! There are regular athletic and swimming classes provided too and the facilities are open for everyone, from Berkeley students and their families to alumni and local community.
The US Post Office-Parkville Station, even sometimes called Station “Y” is a simple federal building designed by architect Carroll Pratt in 1936. Completed in 1937, the red-bricked structure, a mainstay in most old buildings of Brooklyn, the Post Office is located on the 20th Avenue.